Monthly Archives: November 2013

You, Inc.

Following along with a couple of themes I have touched on in this blog, including yesterday’s articles about what it takes to succeed, I want to talk about branding. ¬†Essentially one take away from the exercise of rebooting my niece’s college prep was that we re-branded her from someone who was just meandering along in […]

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True the grit

One of my nieces sent me the first link below, and then one of my WP friends reblogged the second. These two pieces apply to everyone, but because the person who sent the first one is a female and we have a special connection through this topic, I am particularly emphasizing its applicability to girls […]

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no Savings grace

Like most opinionated vocal people I have pet peeves. ¬†Changing the clock twice a year is one of them. When these changes were six months apart, I didn’t mind them so much. ¬†But now that it is almost eight months and four months, I find this practice unsettling. This is likely because I am so […]

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Savory autumn pie

I like to collect recipes that I can keep in my head, so if I am traveling or visiting, I can put a meal together without resorting even to the index-card ring sets that students carry in culinary school. One of the easiest and most versatile dishes I make (when I cook!) is one I […]

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